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Proppa Solid by Steven Oliver


THEMES: Aboriginal Themes, Indentity, Family
LENGTH: 1.5 Hours
CAST SIZE: 3 – 4 Cast Members

It’s 2067, Australia first Aboriginal President had made plans for the day, time travel wasn’t one of them.


Paul: My heritage?

Ruth: Your Aboriginality.

Paul: I’m not a practising Aboriginal. Or is it Aborigine?

Ruth: I get confused as well.

A humorous story, brimming with Aboriginal vernacular and optimism, about how things are, what they could be and the importance of remembering your roots.

Paul Toppy, is your everyday Aboriginal President of Australia. The problem is Paul doesn’t know much about being Aboriginal. All that changes, however, when, one day, while on the election trail, Paul steps onto country.

Production History

Proppa Solid was developed by JUTE Theatre Company under the title Proper Solid with support from the Department of Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander & Multicultural Affairs (DATSIMA) premiering at JUTE Theatre Company on July 25, 2014.

ISBN: 978 1 921390 94 4

Additional information

Weight 0.250 kg
Dimensions 21 × 15 × 1.1 cm


"JUTE Theatre Company is, as always, on the cutting edge of emerging theatre and Proper Solid suits locally and is yet another strong contender for the national circuit"

Denise Carter, The Cairns Post

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